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English translation: crop residues/remains,stubbles

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09:44 Feb 25, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: rastrojos
In a corn-crop context, can this be "waste"? I've found "stubble" in dictionaries, but I don't think it applies here. Context: "La cobertura aportada por los rastrojos en la siembra directa del maíz"
Martin Perazzo
Spain
Local time: 05:31
English translation:crop residues/remains,stubbles
Explanation:
eurodic
hope it helps
espero que te ayuadara e que te ha ayudado un poco.
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Albert Golub
Local time: 05:31
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Summary of answers provided
nacrop residue sounds fine; also see "stubble fields"
Parrot
nacrop residue OR crop residuesAnnie Robberecht, C. Tr.
nacrop residues/remains,stubblesAlbert Golub


  

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5 mins
crop residues/remains,stubbles


Explanation:
eurodic
hope it helps
espero que te ayuadara e que te ha ayudado un poco.

Albert Golub
Local time: 05:31
Native speaker of: French
PRO pts in pair: 146

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Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
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35 mins
crop residue OR crop residues


Explanation:
SEE:

Restos de cultivos (rastrojos)

... During the 1997 drought, maize on the school plot protected with heavy residue (rastrojos) yielded nearly twice as much as a test plot without good crop residue ...

OR:
ten rastrojos =
"fallow plots in the early stages of forest regeneration."

Drill, no-till in standing stubble-ripple or bubble coulters Sembradora directa sobre rastrojos de cuchillas onduladas


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Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
Local time: 05:31
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 97

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Albert Golub
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7 hrs
crop residue sounds fine; also see "stubble fields"


Explanation:
(Larousse).
As the second answer says, corn seems to grow well in stubble fields.

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 05:31
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 7645
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